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Takeaway Christmas dinner in Amsterdam: 9 X tips for wonderful holidays

19 December 2020
Photo credit: © Lindenhoff en Café Parlotte,

Will you put together your own Christmas menu this holiday season, or will you spoil your guests with a delicious [category cat=”67237″ text=” home-cooked dinner”] from the best restaurants in Amsterdam? In this list, I have made an overview of Christmas takeaway menus for Amsterdam. Some Christmas menus are even delivered to your home! Other Christmas dinners can only be picked up on specific days and time slots. We will make a combination of cooking ourselves, lots of tasty snacks, and an extensive home-cooking dinner one of the Christmas holidays. What we are going to order… we are still unsure because there is SO much good choice for takeaway Christmas menus in Amsterdam that it has never been as difficult to choose as it is now. That’s why I’ve collected all the tips I’ve looked at for you in this ultimate takeaway Christmas dinner in Amsterdam list. Enjoy!

These are the takeaway Christmas dinners in Amsterdam you want to know


Due to great success, Lars Amsterdam is again offering an extensive Christmas menu this year – to prepare at home thanks to a simple step-by-step plan. This will be fine dining at Michelin star level but at your table.
Danzigerkade 179, Amsterdam, larsamsterdam.nl

Ron Gastrobar

Ron Blaauw believes that his guests should eat well without further fuss. This must also be the case at home, and with his culinary home boxes, he is pushing in the right direction. direction. He prefers to call it ‘Eating out at home‘ – and nothing could be further from the truth.
Gyroscoopweg 10, Amsterdam, rongastrobar.nl

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Restaurant Triptyque

Would you like to try a restaurant that you, as an Amsterdam resident, may not yet know? Restaurant Triptyque provides Christmas menus in Amsterdam. The menu can be picked up on December 24 or 25. It promises to be an extraordinary takeaway Christmas dinner, full of unique dishes.
Plein 13G, Wateringen, triptyque.nl


Celebrating Christmas with Choux? It’s possible! The Christmas boxes can be collected on December 24. Be aware that this is one of those menus where it is helpful to order now to ensure you can experience the Choux experience at home during the holidays. The Christmas menu can also be called vegetarian and expanded with an extra course and a cheese plate, making it a five-course dinner.
De Ruijterkade 128, Amsterdam, choux.nl

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For Christmas, Thuis met Daalder, who has put together a five-course menu, both vegetarian and with meat. Think of tomato tartare (or a tuna variant), ravioli, artichoke and meringue. If ordered in advance, the menu can be delivered on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday throughout the Netherlands at an additional cost (except for the Wadden Islands).
Postjesweg 1, Amsterdam, daalderamsterdam.nl/thuismetdaalder

Onno Kokmeijer

Onno Kokmeijer cooked the (Michelin) stars of heaven at Ciel Bleu** for years. His mission is now to add a touch of Onno to everyone’s kitchen. He does this thanks to his extensive menus that you can easily recreate at home, which can be ordered via Get Voila. One thing is certain: with Onno’s menu, you will have an exceptional takeaway Christmas dinner in Amsterdam.

Two Chefs Brewing

Is there anything more festive than a turkey? Thanks to Sous and Two Chefs Brewing, you can put a perfect turkey on the table during the holidays without any kitchen stress.

Café Parlotte x Lindenhoff

Café Parlotte and Lindenhoff Baambrugge join forces for a delicious takeaway Christmas dinner in Amsterdam. On December 22 and 23, they will provide ‘a table full of chic comfort food with beautiful flavors and textures, as you expect from Parlotte. From stuffed quail to caramelized apple tart, it’s all equally tasty. You can order online.


It’s not a restaurant but a great website full of culinary recipes and takeaway Christmas dinners that you can easily recreate at home. Select your desired recipes, assemble a menu, and SOUS does the rest. They offer menus from NENI, Brasserie Van Dam, and many other well-known names.

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Amsterdam Bucketlist & Things to Do
Fabrique des Lumières
NXT Museum
STRAAT street art museum
MOCO Museum for street and modern art
Amaze, an audiovisual labyrint
Food Tasting Tour of Jordaan area
Albert Cuyp Market Food Tour
Sightseeing Boat Cruise with unlimited drinks
Pancake Cruise
Micro Brewery Beer Tasting Tour
Fatbike e-bike tour (also to Amsterdam North)
Rent a bike by yourself and explore like a local
Outside of Amsterdam: windmills & Zaanse Schans
3 hour biketour: backstreets & hidden gems
Private Canal Boat Tour
Rijksmuseum with the Dutch masters
Van Gogh Museum, a staple in Amsterdam
Stedelijk Museum for modern art lovers
Canal Cruise in the evening
Discover the Instagrammable experience WONDR
The Upside Down
Get out of town and into the Dutch country side of Giethoorn
Drive-it-Yourself Tulip Fields GPS Audio Tour
⋙ Catch a direct train from Amsterdam to Antwerp, Brussels, London or Paris, starting at € 20,-! Check tickets & prices >>
Visit Artis Royal Zoo
Go an a bike tour with the kids
NEMO Science Museum
Paddle board tour on the canals
Go for a kayak-tour in Amsterdam
Amsterdam Light Festival boat tour
Amsterdam Light Festival bike tour

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Our favourite hotels in Amsterdam:
Pillows Maurits at the Park: this newly opened hotel is all about luxury.
Pulitzer Amsterdam: on the canals at the border of the Nine Streets and the Jordaan.
L’Europe: recently renovated, this hotel has the best spa with a view in Amsterdam.
Conservatorium Hotel: located in one of the most beautiful buildings in town.
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: if you have something to celebrate this is the one.
W Amsterdam: with lively restaurants and a posh rooftop bar with swimming pool.
The Hoxton: favourite lifestyle hotel right on the canals with great all day bar.
Hotel Jakarta: the most sustainable hotel ánd great value for money with a spa.
Hotel V: with two locations and a great restaurant, in the city center and East.
Sir Adam: with the coolest view over Amsterdam from the North side.
Sweets: a unique stay in former bridge houses.
Hotel Dwars: small scale and around the corner of the trendy Utrechtsestraat.
Hotel Mercier: pretty new hotel in the cosy and historic Jordaan district.
INK Hotel: lifestyle hotel in the heart of the city by MGallery.
Morgan & Mees: boutique hotel with restaurant in Amsterdam West.
Conscious Hotel Westerpark: in a beautiful building at the industrial Westergas area.
Ruby Emma: eco design hotel with a great skybar near Amstel station.
Generator Hostel: the best poshtel of the city located in a park.
The Social Hub budget proof in trendy East district close tho the subway.
Het Volkshotel: affordable and with a cool rooftop bar.
CitizenM: all you need is that XL bed (location near Amstel is great).
Motel One: budget design hotel with several locations in Amsterdam.

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I really hope you enjoy your time in Amsterdam! On my Instagram account @yourlbb and @yourlbb.amsterdam you can find more recommendations and new hotspots in town.

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